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Summary Information for Field Activity 1978-003-FA

Area of Operations: western Isla de Vieques, Puerto Rico, Caribbean Sea, United States, North America, North Atlantic

Dates: February 06, 1978 to February 16, 1978

Chief scientist: Jim Trumbull

Objectives: Conduct minisparker survey and SCUBA observations. Used leased vessel for shoaly areas (FA 78005).

Type of Activity: Seismic profiling; SCUBA observations;SCUBA observations

Information to be derived: Sea floor map;

Summary: Sea days: 16 (including BARRACUDA, FA 78005); Man days: 50 (including FA 78005); SCUBA dives: 6 (including FA 78005); Minisparker: 220 km (including FA 78005).

Contact: Jim Trumbull ()

InfoBank: uses the identifier J-4-78-PR. Visit this site for more information.

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Publications resulting from these data

Grove, Kurt A., and Trumbull, James V. A.,1978, Surficial geologic maps and data on three potential offshore sand sources on the insular shelf of Puerto Rico: U.S. Geological Survey Miscellaneous Field Studies Map MF-1017, 1 sheet. (Available as a PDF version)

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